Category: learning & teaching

Many thanks to Helen Bader (Assistant Librarian (Drama), Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama) for writing this report on her experience of attending the recent Employability LibTeachMeet at Swansea University: In November 2016 the WHELF Learning and Teaching Group …

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The WHELF Annual Report for the academic year 2015-16 is now available. The report highlights the collective work of WHELF along with news and developments from the WHELF institutions. The report can be downloaded in English or Welsh from the …

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The WHELF Learning & Teaching sub-group will be holding two Library TeachMeets during November 2016 the theme of employability. The first event will be held on the 9th November at Bangor University and the second event will be held at …

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Cardiff Metropolitan University Library and Information Services will be hosting a teaching and learning conference on the theme of Enhancing student engagement through online learning communities on Monday 20th April 2015. “The aim of this conference is to explore ways …

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With thanks to Elisabeth Bennett, Ian Glen, Chris Hall and Sian Williams, ISS, Swansea University for this guest posting. We have just come to the end of a busy term with ‘Practice of History’ students. ‘The Practice of History’ is …

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The following content is from the Universities Wales website: “How do Welsh universities advance the world around us? Today’s global society faces a raft of challenges – to our people, to our economy, and to our environment. Research at Wales’ …

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Wele ddolen i dudalen Cynhadledd Ryngwladol y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol a gynhelir yng Nghanolfan y Mileniwm rhwng y 1af a’r 3ydd o Orffennaf. Ymhlith y siaradwyr gwadd mae’r athro Jasone Cenoz (Prifysgol Gwlad y Basg), yr Athro Colin Williams (Prifysgol …

Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Cynhadledd Ryngwladol – croeso i bawb / International Conference – all welcome Read More »

A new report has recently been published by the Welsh Government investigating the theme of “Open & online: Wales, higher education and emerging modes of learning” “Recent years have seen an explosion of interest around the world in new modes …

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Gregynog Colloquium 10th – 13th June 2014: 2nd Call for Papers Theme: “Rethinking the Future: Satisfying staff and students in times of diminishing resources and rising expectations.” Every year HEWIT and WHELF organise a residential colloquium at Gregynog Hall, the …

Gregynog 2014 – deadline for papers extended until 18th April 2014 Read More »

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Interested in MOOCs and other forms of online learning as they affect Wales?  If so, read on … In February 2013, Leighton Andrews AM, the Welsh Government Minister for Education and Skills , announced the establishment of the Online Digital …

MOOCs and other animals in Wales: what do you think? Read More »

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